Holden School

  • Holden School serves 156 students in grades 2-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Holden School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Holden School's student population of 156 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Holden School is ranked within the top 20% of all 523 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Holden School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank#81 out of 523 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
95%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.100.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 63/MSAD 63 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Holden Holbrook School
    Grades: 5-8 | 254 students
    2.6 miles
    202 Kidder Hill Road
    Holden, ME 04429
    (207) 843-7769
    2.6 5-8 254
  • Orrington Dedham School
    Grades: PK-8 | 193 students
    2.9 miles
    2065 Main Road
    Orrington, ME 04474
    (207) 843-6498
    2.9 PK-8 193
  • Brewer Brewer High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 689 students
    4.7 miles
    79 Parkway South
    Brewer, ME 04412
    (207) 989-4140
    4.7 9-12 689
  • Eddington Eddington School
    Grades: PK-1 | 123 students
    5.1 miles
    440 Main Road
    Eddington, ME 04428
    (207) 843-6010
    5.1 PK-1 123
  • Brewer Brewer Community School
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,009 student
    5.3 miles
    92 Pendleton Street
    Brewer, ME 04412
    (207) 404-5700
    5.3 PK-8 1,009

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